Roger The Real Life Superhero (Rialto)

About This Project

Short documentary shot on location in Manchester, UK. Nineteen year old Roger is a Real Life Superhero. In spandex suit and cape he patrols the streets, believing his presence deters crime.

Best Film, Promax UK Film Festival

Best Documentary, Cannes in a Van Film Festival

Nominated: Best Film, Cannes in a Van Film Festival.

Film Festivals:
UK Film Festival, London International Documentary Festival, Encounters Film Festival Bristol, Rushes Soho Shorts, Show Me Shorts New Zealand, Edinburgh Short Film Festival, Greenhorn Film Festival London, Take One Action Festival Scotland, Cannes In a Van Film Festival powered by Ford, Cannes Court Metrage

Read a review of the film here



  • Camera/Director/Editor:
  • Cathy MacDonald
  • Producers:
  • Felicity Monk and Cathy Macdonald
  • Prod. Company: Earnest Productions
  • Score: El Prehom Indefinit